Sound Waves get your wash clean (Jun, 1951)

Yesterday on Boing Boing Gadgets one of their excellent new writers, John Brownlee, posted this ultrasonic dish cleaner. Well here’s my counterpoint: a not-so-ultrasonic laundry cleaner, AKA The Hooter! It only takes 5 minutes of unbearable loudness to clean your little tub of clothes.

Sound Waves get your wash clean, claims Robert Bosch of Stuttgart, Germany. This seven-pound machine works on principle of auto horn. Hooter must sound for five minutes. Cost is $32.

  1. Blurgle says: April 18, 20081:51 am

    “Honey, when I said I wanted a Bosch washing machine, this isn’t what I meant!”

  2. Githyanki says: April 18, 20084:49 am

    The model looks quite skeptical.

  3. Michael Patrick says: April 18, 20085:41 am

    Principal of an auto horn? So instead of loading up the washing machine I should just pile-up the dirth clothes in front of my car and honk the horn…………

  4. sachin khutwad says: July 23, 20087:55 am

    respected sir,
    i m final year engineering student wants to do project on washing machine using sound waves.i really likes ur idea. will u help me?

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